Constantine's birth took place during the beginning of World War II. He was just a few months old when Fascist Italy on 28 October 1940 invaded Greece from Albania, beginning the Greco-Italian War. The Greek Army was able to halt the invasion temporarily and was able to push the Italians back into Albania.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Constantine_II_of_Greece
Constantine's birth took place during the beginning of World War II. He was just a few months old when Fascist Italy on 28 October 1940 invaded Greece from Albania, beginning the Greco-Italian War. The Greek Army was able to halt the invasion temporarily and was able to push the Italians back into Albania.
Constantine II, (born June 2, 1940, Psikhikó, near Athens, Greece—died January 10, 2023, Athens, Greece), king of Greece from 1964 to 1974. After spending World War II in exile in South Africa, Constantine returned to Greece in 1946.
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- Greek Reporter3 days ago
The tomb of the former King of Greece Constantine II suffered damage caused by severe weather, according to a local TV news show.
- YAHOO!News2 weeks ago
Princess Anne, Queen Letizia, and King Willem-Alexander were among the royals who traveled to Athens...
- Greek Reporter3 days ago
CNN — The former King of Greece, Constantine II, has died at the age of 82, CNN affiliate CNN Greece reported on Tuesday. According to CNN Greece, the former King had experienced serious...
Greece ’s former King Constantine II, whose nine-year reign coincided with one of the most turbulent periods in the country’s political history, has died at a private hospital in Athens, his...
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King Constantine II of Greece Former Greek ruler who was toppled from the throne in a military coup that led to the abolition of the monarchy King Constantine II of Greece in 2004, by which...
On 10 January 2023, Constantine II of Greece, Head of the Royal House of Greece, who reigned as the last King of the Hellenes from 6 March 1964 to 1 June 1973, died in Athens at the age of 82. After suffering a stroke in hospital, Constantine was placed in intensive care, before dying days later.
Former king Constantine II passed away last week at the age of 82. Yesterday, royals from around the world gathered in Athens to pay their respects to the last king of Greece.
HM King Constantine, only son of King Paul I and Queen Frederica, was born on 2 June, 1940, at Villa Psychiko, Athens. Soon after his birth, the Royal Family left Athens and went to Crete where they were caught in the Nazi invasion. The family was under threat of capture by the German Army. So King George II instructed his brother Crown Prince ...